Letter from Carolus-Duran [Charles Auguste Emile Durand] [to William Robinson]

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Written from Paris. In French. Manuscript

He did not immediately acknowledge Robinson’s cheque for 8,000 francs for his painting, ‘Mon Jardinier’, as he was away for a few days; he is pleased his work is in Robinson’s hands; he does not understand the charge of 60 francs as he told his framer to put the expenses on his own account; Robinson had only to pay transport costs; if Robinson comes to Paris he hopes he will see him